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    VISNEWS filmed French President De Gaulle feted by Rome in the City Hall, June 26.?

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    VISNEWS filmed French President De Gaulle feted by Rome in the City Hall, June 26. He was guest of honour at a banquet given by Rome Mayor Cioccetti. President Gronchi, members of the Italian Government, Diplomatic Corps members and many other notables were present.

    Before the banquet De Gaulle was given a silver statuette of the she-wolf feeding Remus and Romulus, founders of ancient Rome.

    The French President is on a five-day state visit to Italy. Earlier, June 23, he was accompanied by President Gronchi to the battlefield of Magenta for the centennial celebrations of the Franco-Italian victory over the Austro-Hungarian armies.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA29277KI3PHYR39UTUQR114OTL
    Media URN:
    VLVA29277KI3PHYR39UTUQR114OTL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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